UncommonGoods Hosts their Third Annual Jewelry Design Challenge

UncommonGoods, an online retailer that specializes in handmade, eco-friendly, and uniquely designed gifts and accessories, has just launched their Jewelry Design Challenge, a call for unique, handmade jewelry including necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and rings. The winner will receive $500 and an UncommonGoods vendor contract. Guest judges will provide all runners[Read more]

Acute How-To: DIY Jewelry Stand

If you’re anything like me, you probably have jewelry everywhere in an unorganized mess. Or, maybe you’re nothing like me and have everything organized…. If that’s the case, just indulge me. I have been thinking about making a simple jewelry organizer forever and finally got around to it last week.[Read more]

where craftiness comes from: leah jones

Leah Jones is a wife, mother, and hand stamped jeweler who lives in Vermont. Recently, we caught up to talk about where her craftiness comes from. Leah is the amazing artist and jeweler behind the delightful Alloy Jewelry. Leah grew up in a creative and fun environment in Vermont, spending[Read more]

sponsor feature: lulu bug jewelry

We love our sponsors! Today, get to know more about Sue of Lulu Bug Jewelry! Lulu Bug features whimsical jewelry created by Sue Urquhart from Santa Rosa, CA. She sculpts each piece, inlays it with tinted concrete, and uses her own illustrations to create original, meaningful pieces in .999 fine[Read more]

Creative Biz Success ~ Jenny Present

Can you take us on the journey of your creative career path so far? Were you always planning on working for yourself? I never knew what I wanted to be when I grew up. But I always took great pride in accomplishing something (large or small). My parents demonstrated strong work ethic, creativity,[Read more]